Grow your career on AgCareers.com

Advanced Search
Want notifications for new jobs like this? Provide your information below to setup an alert.
 

MECHANIC


Apply to this position

Job Title: MECHANIC
Location: Kersey, CO, West United States, USA
Company: Five Rivers Cattle Feeding LLC
Industry Sector: Agribusiness
Industry Type: Food & Beverage Products and Processing
Career Type: Sales/Retail
Job Type: Full Time
Minimum Years Experience Required: N/A
Salary: 0
Apply to this position
Apply to this position

JOB TITLE: Mechanic
 
REPORTS TO: Manager Yard Maintenance
 
FLSA STATUS: Hourly, Ag exempt
 
FUNCTION: Ensures operation of machinery by performing preventative maintenance and repair. Performs the following duties.
 
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions. Other duties may be assigned.
  • Completes preventative maintenance requirements and repairs for rolling stock including: feedtrucks, tractors, and other heavy equipment.
  • Locates sources of problems by observing mechanical devises in operation; listening for problems; using precision measuring and testing instruments.
  • Removes defective parts by dismantling devise; using hoists, and hand/power tools.
  • Complies with all applicable safety rules and policies.
  • Manages department parts and tool inventories by researching costs, designing inventory systems, determining inventory levels, anticipating needed supplies and placing orders.
  • Manages expenses by studying historical data, anticipating needs and researching costs.
  • Maintains shop appearance by disposing of trash, putting away supplies/tools, sweeping, etc...
  • Maintains professional and technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing professional publications; establishing personal networks; participating in professional societies.
QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Knowledge of vehicle mechanics and heavy equipment including diesel engines.
  • Basis knowledge of Word Processing software; Spreadsheet software and Database software.
  • Valid driver's license.
  • Ability to read and interpret documents such as safety rules, operating and maintenance instructions, and procedure manuals.
  • Ability to solve practical problems and deal with a variety of concrete variables in situations where only limited standardization exists.
  • Ability to interpret a variety of instructions furnished in written, oral, diagram, or schedule form.
COMPETENCY:
Expected to coordinate projects, participate in meetings, understand business implications of decisions, work within approved budget, develop and implement cost saving measures, conserve organizational resources, demonstrates knowledge of EEO policy, adapts to changes in the work environment, exhibit sound and accurate judgment, observe safety and security procedures, and report potentially unsafe conditions.
 
WORK ENVIRONMENT:
The work environment characteristics described here are representative of those an employee encounters while performing the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.
 
While performing the duties of this Job, the employee is regularly exposed to airborne particles. The employee is frequently exposed to work near moving mechanical parts and outdoor weather conditions. The noise level in the work environment is usually loud.
 
PHYSICAL DEMANDS:
The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to ena To apply please click on APPLY TO THIS POSITION
Job Post Date: 02/21/20
Apply to this position
Here are some other jobs you may be interested in applying for.

Territory Sales Manager
Nutrien Ag Solutions, Inc
Colorado,


CATTLE DOCTOR
Five Rivers Cattle Feeding LLC
Lamar, Colorado,


Seed Sales Representative-Eastern Colorado
Stine Seed Company
Colorado,


Sales Agronomist - Northeastern Colorado (DC-8305)
Hansen Agri-PLACEMENT
Colorado,

AgCareers.com is here to offer support. To assist our employers and job seeker community, we have compiled a list of resources regarding COVID-19 and the agriculture industry. You will also find employment resources to help navigate through these difficult times.
USA | CANADA | Temporary Job Listings
Close[X]
Last Updated: 04/01/2020